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Moat Bridge and Attached Gate Piers at Entrance to Fulham Palace, Hammersmith and Fulham

Description: Moat Bridge and Attached Gate Piers at Entrance to Fulham Palace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 201957

OS Grid Reference: TQ2393876221
OS Grid Coordinates: 523938, 176221
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4714, -0.2170

Location: Bishop's Avenue, Hammersmith, Greater London SW6 6DX

Locality: Hammersmith and Fulham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW6 6DX

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Listing Text

The entry for;

TQ 2376 and TQ 2476 FULHAM PALACE SW6
9/43 and lO/43
Lodge on north-east side
of entrance drive, with gate-
piers and Moat Bridge.
shall be divided into two items;

9/47 Moat bridge and attached
gatepiers at entrance to
7.5.54 Fulham Palace


Moat bridge and attached gate piers. C15 bridge and early C19 piers. Limestone
ashlar. C15 parapet walls of bridge, with triangular coping are only visible
remains of bridge after it was infilled in 1921-4: C19 drawings show a C15 moulded
pointed arch spanning the moat, which itself dates from the early C13. Two early
C19 Gothic-style piers to west end, with traceried panels, brattished cornice
and pyramidal caps.


TQ 2376 and TQ 2476 FULHAM PALACE SW6

9/43 and 10/43
7.5.54 Lodge on north-east side
of entrance drive, with
gate-piers and Moat Bridge


Lodge. Early 19th century. Mostly rendered to imitate stone; tiled roof.
Eccentric Tudor Gothic style. 1 storey and dormers. Irregular composition.
Asymmetrical round tower, with conical roof, and tall 4-shafted Tudor-style
chimney. Crenellated bay window. Entrance porch with traceried plaster
vault and Tudor entrance arch. Square headed mullioned cusped windows.
decorative barge boards. Adjoining stone parapet of former moat bridge and
pair of gatepiers, early 19th century, stone with traceried panels.

Listing NGR: TQ2393876220

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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